The Nature and Fruit of Paul's Mission
Passage: 1 Thessalonians 1:5–1:7
Series Sermon #3: In 1 Thessalonians 1:5-7, Paul reveals the nature and fruit of the ministry that he had with the Thessalonians on his church plant visit. Although he was only with them for a short time, God demonstrated his power in their conversion. More specifically, Paul reveals how the gospel inspired them to be examples of grace to the world around them.